Top Gambling Wins: 2013 Ethan Miller Las Vegas, US $39.7 million
In March of 2003, Ethan Miller, a 25-year-old software engineer from Los Angeles won $39.7 million after wagering $100 in the Megabucks slot machine at the Excalibur casino.
What were his odds of winning at that time? A staggering 1 in 16.7 million!
Ethan’s win still stands as the biggest slots jackpot won in Las Vegas. No word if Ethan ever went back to his software engineering job.